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About the PositionWe are seeking a Senior Landscape Architect/Project Manager to join our growing PLACE (Planning, Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering team in our Atlanta, Georgia office. The ideal candidate possesses a minimum of eight years of related experience focused on detailed landscape and hardscape design on a variety of public and private projects. The successful candidate would help grow and develop our PLACE team in the Atlanta office, mentoring junior staff, and managing various projects. As part of PLACE\'s leadership team, the successful candidate would be interface with clients, pursue opportunities, serve as a thought leader, and help Pond\'s brand in the Atlanta region. About PondPond is an award-winning, full-service environmental, architecture, engineering, planning, and construction firm providing professional solutions to clients throughout the U.S. and globally for over 57 years. Pond\'s staff of 550+ professionals provide a deep bench of experience and the capabilities to offer customized solutions that help clients manage projects from concept to completion - and everything in between - with confidence and clarity. Pond is ranked as the 80th largest engineering and design firm by ENR, Atlanta\'s #1 engineering firm by Atlanta Business Chronicle, and has been recognized as an Employer of the Year by Georgia ACEC.About Our TeamOur team of design professionals includes landscape architects, civil engineers, transportation engineers, architects, and urban planners. Our PLACE team is engaged in projects throughout the southeast and our existing client base includes local municipalities, state agencies, various federal agencies, non-profit organizations, and private clients. The successful candidate would be an integral part of our growing team and would have the opportunity to engage across markets and geographies.Knowledge and Experience: * Experience in managing multiple projects simultaneously. * Experience managing financial health of projects including budgeting time and invoicing projects. * Ability to manage and mentor junior staff regarding design questions as well as career development. * Ability to create and develop construction plans including hardscape and landscape designs with associated erosion control, tree protection, grading and drainage plans. * Experience leading multi-disciplinary teams to execute project deliverables. * Experience conducting construction observation site visits, reviewing shop drawings, creating punch lists and coordinating with contractors. * Knowledge of local, state, and federal regulations associated with various site and transportation projects.Qualifications: * Bachelor\'s or Master\'s degree from an accredited college or university in Landscape Architecture. * A minimum of eight years of experience working in a design studio environment. * Georgia licensure preferred with the ability to be licensed within six months. Licensure in other states desirable. * Experience working on multiple aspects of projects with emphasis on leading project teams and reviewing technical plan drawings and construction documentation. * Ability to oversee quality control of design processes and procedures. * Desire and ability to oversee junior staff through education and mentorship of design processes and technical execution. * Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office Suite required. Proficiency in Civil3D, ArcGIS, SketchUp, Rhino, and/or Lumion preferred. * Ability to write technical proposals and help prepare proposal responses. * Strong verbal and written communication skills. * Ability to work well within a team environment, positive attitude, multi-task, and self-motivated to produce high quality work. * Ability to manage budgets and invoice clients. * Ability and desire to learn and grow professionally. * Ability to grow the PLACE team\'s presence in the Atlanta metro r gion and beyond. Work Authorization/Security ClearanceAll offers of employment m